GATEKEEPER BLOG

2FA Case Study.

Passwords in the Finance Industry

August 27, 2021

WINTER PARK, Fla., Aug. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — GateKeeper Enterprise, the innovative proximity-based two-factor authentication solution, announced the release of its 2FA case study with BARR Financial Services, LLC, a financial advisory firm based in Winter Park, Florida. After deploying the patented GateKeeper authentication solution, BARR Financial slashed its helpdesk ticket requests by a 50 percent. Kirk BARR Young, the…

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Preventing stolen passwords.

Crazy Ways Hackers can Steal your Passwords

August 17, 2021

Cybercriminals are getting more sophisticated in their methods and use of technology when executing cyber attacks. Walls, fences, gates, turnstiles, guards, CCTV cameras – these all protect access. But passwords require digital walls, digital fences, digital turnstiles, and digital guards. Solutions like 2FA, password managers, IAM, SSO, and others make protecting passwords against password theft…

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Continuous authentication explained.

What is Continuous Authentication?

August 10, 2021

Continuous Authentication explained. Continuous authentication/continuous 2FA is an advanced method of identity verification. This mechanism runs the authentication protocol an ongoing basis from the start of a session to the end. Rather than authenticating just at the start, the authentication mechanism continues to re-verify the user’s identity throughout the whole session. Continuous authentication fits the…

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Password problems solved. GateKeeper Proximity password manager for enterpise.

Prevent Password Problems

August 5, 2021

Playing the password game isn’t hard – but winning at it is like playing chess with no way to checkmate the opponent. That’s going to cause a lot of password stress for both IT admins and end users at any organization. Learn how to checkmate password problems before they occur. Prevention is probably the best…

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MDC login solution - GateKeeper Proximity security key.

Seamless MDT Login with Auto-Lock for Patrol Cars

August 4, 2021

Compliance requirements for law enforcement’s MDTs are getting stricter and requires a solution that meets the needs of both the user’s ease-of-use and the IT team’s need for stronger security. It’s ironic that accessing a car has gotten faster and easier while accessing a computer has only gotten more complex and time-consuming. MDTs generally require…

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How does SSO work?

How Single Sign-on Works

August 4, 2021

SSO (single sign-on) is an authentication mechanism that allows users to login once using a single login account to access multiple applications or websites without re-entering the same login credentials. So for example, you login to your SSO application using your username and password, then all of your applications for work are available to access…

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Insider threat prevention solutions.

Automatically Lock Computer When You Walk Away

August 2, 2021

Automatically lock computers when users walk away, both at the office and offsite. Lock unattended computers automatically when users step away using GateKeeper Proximity’s computer auto-lock feature. As long as the user’s token is present, the computer will remain logged in. The computer will automatically lock to ensure computer security policy as soon as the…

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Security on shared computers. Kiosk computer security.

See Who is Logging in on Shared Windows Accounts

August 1, 2021

Need to accurately audit access logs across the network due to a shared computer? Not easy to track who is logging in when to which computer? Usually, admins can go to Event Viewer, Windows Logs > Security, then click on the event and you can see the username of the person that logged in for…

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Improving patient care with faster EHR login.

Improving Patient Care by Reducing IT Burdens on Physicians

June 1, 2021

The words condemning the inefficiencies and excessive administrative tasks of the current electronic health record (EHR) system came directly from the American College of Physicians (ACP). They called it “inefficient, excessive, and imposing”. The ACP said that EHR systems divert time from patient care and contribute to physician burnout. It was a wholesale condemnation of…

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